With an overall population of 11,555 and a student population of 24,408, approximately 24,408 of Allendale students attend one of Allendale's schools that offer psychology programs.
Of the 1 psychology schools in Allendale, the largest psychology school, by student population, is Grand Valley State University. In 2010, Grand Valley State University graduated approximately 271 students with credentials in psychology.
In 2010, 307 students graduated with a psychology degree in Allendale. If you decide to attend one of Allendale's psychology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,480 per year in instate tuition and $23,794 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a psychology program in Allendale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Allendale-based psychology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,460.
Many psychology graduates choose to work as psychology professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Allendale, your job prospects are not very good. Allendale's psychology professional workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.